By: February 12, 2023 Uncategorized

Sea Life Around Bradenton, Florida

Here in Bradenton, we like to think of ourselves as the Sea Life Capital of the World. And while we may be a little biased, it’s hard to deny that we’ve got some of the best sea life around. From dolphins and manatees to rays and shrimp, there’s something for everyone. In this article, we’ll […]

The Cortez Kitchen and Fun Activities To Do While You Visit

Seafood is among the most ordered foods in restaurants around the United States and other countries. This is primarily because of the diversity in the dishes and how fresh they are. In addition to being delicious, here are other benefits of eating seafood. Rich in Omega-3-fatty acids that help improve eyesight, promote cardiovascular health, and […]


Seasonal Hours – Closed Mondays – Tues – Thu: 12 pm – 9 pm, Fri – Sat: 12 pm – 10 pm, Sun: 12 pm – 8 pm

By: September 12, 2022 News

Now Open on Mondays

We are now open on Mondays and we have live music every Thurs – Sun evening again!  Come see us but stay safe!     

By: January 5, 2021 News

New Hours, Live Music & COVID-19 Update

Due to the recent developments with COVID-19 (Coronavirus), we will be closed on Mondays and our new daily hours for Tue – Sun will be 3 pm – 8 pm EST.  Additionally, there will be NO LIVE MUSIC UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. We’re sorry! Come see us but stay safe!     

By: March 23, 2020 News

Cortez Commercial ​Fishing Festival 2020

February 15 – 16, 2020 @ The Cortez Kitchen “10 Years Later, Holding Steady, Cortez Is Still White Boot Ready“ Are you familiar with ‘old’ Florida?  Are you someone who can appreciate a different perspective on what’s important in life? Are you willing to spend a day amongst fishing boats, gear, fish houses and commercial […]

New Website!

As you can see, we have updated our website and we plan on being more interactive with our customers and keeping in touch with everyone through this website as well as social media so be sure to follow us for any news and events.   Facebook Yelp TripAdvisor  

By: January 9, 2020 News

Now Open Mondays

The Cortez Kitchen is now open Mondays, as of Jan 6, 2020 from 12 pm – 9 pm so come on in and see us!

By: January 9, 2020 News